The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JUnit
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 27 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.25% - 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.42% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +1.17% +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £37.73
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £37.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 - £37.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 155 46 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.88% 9.52% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 26 70
Median daily rate £488 £311 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.00% -17.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Median hourly rate £52.00 £31.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.74% -18.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £37.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Essex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Essex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JUnit in Essex

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Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £445 -
Brentwood - 5 £325 - 2
Basildon - 3 - -
JUnit
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 47 (94.00%) TDD
2 45 (90.00%) Jenkins
3 44 (88.00%) HTML
4 43 (86.00%) MVC
4 43 (86.00%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (82.00%) XML
6 39 (78.00%) Java
7 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
8 29 (58.00%) JSON
9 26 (52.00%) Pair Programming
10 25 (50.00%) RESTful
11 24 (48.00%) Core Animation
11 24 (48.00%) Animation
11 24 (48.00%) OOA/OOD
11 24 (48.00%) OOD
11 24 (48.00%) GitHub
11 24 (48.00%) Core Data
11 24 (48.00%) Push Notifications
12 23 (46.00%) Mobile App
13 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
14 20 (40.00%) Linux
15 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
16 18 (36.00%) Spring
16 18 (36.00%) Spring MVC
16 18 (36.00%) SQL
16 18 (36.00%) CSS
16 18 (36.00%) Gradle
17 17 (34.00%) Android Development
17 17 (34.00%) Relational Database

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (30.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) Confluence
4 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) LDAP
2 5 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) 802.11
3 2 (4.00%) ADSL
3 2 (4.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.00%) Broadband
3 2 (4.00%) IPv4
3 2 (4.00%) IPv6
3 2 (4.00%) NAS
3 2 (4.00%) UPnP
3 2 (4.00%) VDSL
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) Wireless
3 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (30.00%) MariaDB
2 15 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
3 18 (36.00%) Gradle
4 15 (30.00%) Calabash
4 15 (30.00%) Mockito
5 9 (18.00%) Xcode
6 6 (12.00%) Android Studio
6 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (12.00%) JIRA
6 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.00%) JMeter
7 4 (8.00%) Selenium
8 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.00%) AccuRev
9 2 (4.00%) Ant
9 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (4.00%) Bugzilla
9 2 (4.00%) Maven
9 2 (4.00%) Redmine
9 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (24.00%) Automotive
1 12 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Android Developer
4 9 (18.00%) iOS Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.00%) Tester
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (88.00%) HTML
2 41 (82.00%) XML
3 29 (58.00%) JSON
4 25 (50.00%) RESTful
5 24 (48.00%) Core Animation
5 24 (48.00%) Core Data
6 18 (36.00%) CSS
6 18 (36.00%) Spring
6 18 (36.00%) Spring MVC
7 17 (34.00%) JPA
8 16 (32.00%) Android SDK
9 15 (30.00%) EclipseLink
10 13 (26.00%) JAAS
10 13 (26.00%) JAXB
10 13 (26.00%) REST
11 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
12 11 (22.00%) Struts
12 11 (22.00%) Web Services
13 9 (18.00%) Cocoa
13 9 (18.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Animation
2 23 (46.00%) Mobile App
3 14 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (18.00%) iPhone
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) STB
6 1 (2.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Android
3 15 (30.00%) Unix
4 12 (24.00%) Mac OS X
5 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.00%) Windows
7 2 (4.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (94.00%) TDD
2 43 (86.00%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (86.00%) MVC
3 26 (52.00%) Pair Programming
4 24 (48.00%) OOA/OOD
4 24 (48.00%) OOD
4 24 (48.00%) Push Notifications
5 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 17 (34.00%) Android Development
8 15 (30.00%) Web Development
9 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
10 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (16.00%) Web Design
11 7 (14.00%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (14.00%) Microservices
11 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Apple Swift
5 9 (18.00%) C++
5 9 (18.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (12.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
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